Stocks to watch
Stocks making moves or news on the ASX at the close on Tuesday, October 2:
EMN - EURO MANGANESE - up six cents, or 23 per cent, at 32 cents
Canadian explorer Euro Manganese has listed on the Australian Stock Exchange after raising $6.5 million in an initial public offering to fund exploration and development at an old manganese mine in the Czech Republic.
ALL - ARISTOCRAT LEISURE - down 78 cents, or 2.75 per cent, at $27.62
Poker machine supplier Aristocrat Leisure Ltd has announced long-serving chairman Ian Blackburne will be replaced by Neil Chatfield at the firm's annual general meeting in February 2019.
AMP - AMP - down nine cents, or three per cent, at $3.03
Corporate watchdog ASIC is preparing to launch the first royal commission-related legal action against AMP over the fees-for-no-service scandal.
BPT - BEACH ENERGY - up one cent, or 0.5 per cent, at $2.14
ORG - ORIGIN ENERGY - up 11 cents, or 1.3 per cent, at $8.38
STO - SANTOS - up four cents, or 0.55 per cent, at $7.31
The energy sector lost ground but remained the only sector to finish in the black after oil futures jumped more than $US2 a barrel on Monday, rising to levels not seen since November 2014, as US sanctions on Iran loom and a North American trade deal fosters growth.
ANZ - ANZ BANKING - down 24 cents, or 0.9 per cent, at $27.49
CBA - COMMONWEALTH BANK AUSTRALIA - down 85 cents, or 1.2 per cent, at $69.57
NAB - NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK - down 20 cents, or 0.7 per cent, at $27.40
WBC - WESTPAC BANKING - down 26 cents, or 0.95 per cent, at $27.24
The financials sector was the heaviest drag on the market, dropping to its lowest point since June as the blows from the Hayne royal commission interim report began to bruise.
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